Olivia Newton John

Olivia Newton John
Olivia Newton-John, OMO Advert, Australia, 1963. ©Robert Whitaker

Olivia Newton-John (Born 1948, England) grew up in Australia.  She is Singer and Actress that worked with multiple Genres.  She has won numerous awards including 4 Grammies and 5 No.1 hits.  She is also well known as an environmental activist and advocate for health awareness.
She is probably most recognisable for her role in the film “Grease” in which she co-stared with John Travolta.

Shortly after hearing Olivia sing on the radio, Robert went to photograph her.  The Photo above was used by OMO laundry detergent.  Olivia was a young up and coming pop star at that time.


Irene (Mother), Olivia, Rhona Newton John, Australia 1963. ©Robert Whitaker